17th Annual Celebraciones de la Gente

October 24 & 25, 2020
Fine art and unique crafts, Mariachi music and Folklorico dancing, colorful and elaborate ofrendas (altars), insightful heritage programs, and Day of the Dead inspired crafts for the kids.

2020 Festival Information

Celebrate cultural traditions at the 17th Annual Celebraciones de la Gente, a lively Day of the Dead festival. Rooted in community, this weekend-long event is presented in partnership with Flagstaff’s Nuestras Raíces. Don’t miss fine art and unique crafts, music and dancing, colorful and elaborate ofrendas (altars), insightful heritage programs and Day of the Dead inspired crafts for the kids.

Weekend Pass: $20 adult, $12 youth/student/American Indian
Daily Admission: $15 adult; $8 youth (10-17) & student (with ID), and $8 American Indian (with tribal ID)
Free for Museum members, NAU Students & children 9 & under

Courtyard After Dark Saturday, October 24, 5-8 pm
Enjoy an evening viewing of the community ofrendas (altars) against a backdrop of candlelight and strolling mariachi music. Mexican hot chocolate and pan dulce (sweet bread) available for purchase. Dress warm!

Courtyard After Dark Admission: Included with festival admission. Children under 9 free.

Schedule of Events

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Heritage Insights Presentations

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Participating Artists & Organizations

alphabetical by last name